Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

August 21, 2013

Richard Carlton McDowell


Corsicana Daily Sun

— Richard Carlton McDowell, 80, passed away from this world on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013.

Richard was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Oct. 22, 1932. He spent his last years in Corsicana. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.

He is preceded in death by his wife Leola McDowell, and his daughter Sherry Cipplaro.

He is survived by his daughters Wanda Angland, Linda Pollard, Patricia McDowell, Carol McDowell; sons Rick McDowell, Scott McDowell and Bill Castner. Richard is also survived by many of his 16 brothers and sisters and many grandchildren.

Richard made an impression on everyone he met. He had a big heart and many friends. He will be missed by all.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.

Online guest book available www.griffin-roughton.com.

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.